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Martin Warne 31/05/2015 Teal 1, Shoveler 3, Red-legged Partridge 1 on track Creykes Cottages, Pheasant 3 (2 chicks), Marsh Harrier 3, Kestrel 1, Peregrine 1 Hunting West side Pools, Lapwing 3, Redshank 2, Black-headed Gull 21, Cuckoo 4, Swift 200+ feeding around site, Willow Tit 2, Swallow 100+ feeding around site, House Martin 40+ feeding around site, Long-tailed Tit 3, Chiffchaff 6, Willow Warbler 2, Blackcap 2, Whitethroat 3, Sedge Warbler 2, Meadow Pipit 1, Linnet 4, Reed Bunting 5, Also Hairy Dragonfly 1 Female Bank Top.

Bryan Wainwright 31/05/2015 Shelduck 2, Tufted Duck 2, Marsh Harrier 2, Sparrowhawk 1 caught and ate a Swift on limestone road, Kestrel 2, Oystercatcher 1 over W side calling going S, Lapwing 8, Ringed Plover 1 W pools Goole Moor, Dunlin 1, Redshank 4, Cuckoo 2, Swift 70, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Skylark 3, Swallow 5, House Martin 80, Song Thrush 1, House Sparrow 10 Creyke's Crossing, Tree Sparrow 7 1 Swinefleet Gate 6 Creyke's Crossing, Yellow Wagtail 1, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2, Meadow Pipit 5, Greenfinch 3 Creyke's Crossing, Goldfinch 1, Linnet 3, Yellowhammer 1. Also Roe Deer 2, Brown Hare 1.

Bernard & Maureen Featherstone 30/05/2015 Brown Argus Will Pits Scrape.

Bryan Wainwright 30/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 21, Shelduck 1, Gadwall 5, Teal 5, Mallard 7, Shoveler 4, Tufted Duck 8, Red-legged Partridge 1 Creyke's fields, Grey Partridge 1 Creyke's fields, Grey Heron 1, Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 4, Kestrel 2, Moorhen 1, Lapwing 12, Ringed Plover 4 W pools Goole Moor, Redshank 2, Black-headed Gull 12, Cuckoo 2, Swift 50, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Great Tit 2, Skylark 3, Swallow 3, House Martin 2, Long-tailed Tit 1, Chiffchaff 3, Willow Warbler 4, Blackcap 14, Garden Warbler 2, Whitethroat 7, Sedge Warbler 2, Reed Warbler 4, Wren 7, Blackbird 4, Song Thrush 2, Robin 5, Dunnock 1, Tree Pipit 1 midway across Goole Moor, Meadow Pipit 7, Chaffinch 4, Linnet 4, Yellowhammer 4, Reed Bunting 10. Also Roe Deer 1, Brown Hare 6 Goole Fields, Fox 1 Fison's Road near Will Pits. Lots of Common Blue and some Small Copper.

Martin Warne 30/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 5 (1 juvenile), Teal 2, Shoveler 3, Tufted Duck 4, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 2, Sparrowhawk 1, Buzzard 1, Hobby 4, Lapwing 5, Redshank 2, Black-headed Gull 30, Cuckoo 4, Swift 200+ feeding around site, Willow Tit 1, Long-tailed Tit 2, Chiffchaff 2, Willow Warbler 5, Blackcap 1, Whitethroat 4, Sedge Warbler 2, Reed Warbler 2, Mistle Thrush 1, Stonechat 2, Meadow Pipit 1, Yellowhammer 1, Reed Bunting 8, Also Grey Squirrel 1.

Martin Warne 29/05/2015 (pm) Greylag Goose (domestic) 4 Gadwall 1,, Teal 1, Shoveler 5, Little Grebe 2, Marsh Harrier 4, Moorhen 1, Coot 1, Lapwing 5, Redshank 3, Black-headed Gull 17, Turtle Dove 1 Will Pits Wood, Cuckoo 4, Swift 200+ feeding around site, Swallow 150+ feeding around site, House Martin 50+ feeding around site, Long-tailed Tit 6, Chiffchaff 5, Willow Warbler 6, Blackcap 7, Whitethroat 5, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Sedge Warbler 9, Reed Warbler 1, Yellow Wagtail 1, Meadow Pipit 8, Linnet 4, Yellowhammer 1, Reed Bunting 5, Also Fox 1.

Bryan Wainwright 29/05/2015 Canada Goose 3, Gadwall 7, Mallard 12, Shoveler 4, Marsh Harrier 2 males, Buzzard 1, Kestrel 1, Water Rail 1, Lapwing 22 most W pools Goole Moor mobbing something unseen on ground, Redshank 1, Black-headed Gull 10 very few nests, Lesser Black-backed Gull 4 all W, Turtle Dove 2 both heard: at T Will Pits and at S side old ride Will Pits, Cuckoo 3, Barn Owl 1 hunting over horse paddock near Swinefleet old mill, Nightjar 1 heard Green Belt early, Swift 130 moving S around rain, Willow Tit 1 calling with LLT Will Pits, Skylark 1, Sand Martin 1, Swallow 10, House Martin 10, Long-tailed Tit 2, Chiffchaff 2, Willow Warbler 10, Blackcap 6, Garden Warbler 4, Whitethroat 10, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Sedge Warbler 6, Reed Warbler 6, Blackbird 4, Song Thrush 4, Linnet 5, Yellowhammer 1. Also Red Deer 36 Goole Fields and W end Goole Moor, Roe Deer 4, Brown Hare 1.

Ian McDonald, Mick Oliver 28/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 28, Gadwall 2 a pair, Mallard 7, Tufted Duck 2, Pheasant 6, Marsh Harrier 2, Buzzard 1, Moorhen 1, Lapwing 3, Redshank 2, Black-headed Gull 12, Woodpigeon 4, Swift 20, Green Woodpecker 1 colliery area, Magpie 1, Carrion Crow 4, House Martin 6, Long-tailed Tit 6, Chiffchaff 1, Willow Warbler 2, Blackcap 2, Whitethroat 1, Sedge Warbler 2, Reed Warbler 1 Paraffin Cuttings, Blackbird 1, Robin 1, Meadow Pipit 3, Reed Bunting 3.

Phil Lee 27/05/2015 Willow Tit 1 Crowle Moor, Grasshopper Warbler 1 Crowle Moor.

John Durrant 27/05/2015 Green Woodpecker 1 calling in poplars by Recreation Ground.

Tom Lowe 27/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 28, Shelduck 4, Shoveler 8, Tufted Duck 2 on Goole Fields Reservoir, Grey Partridge 2, Great White Egret2 flew WNW over Goole Moor at 06.50, 

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Great White Egrets (Tom Lowe 2015) 

 



Grey Heron 4 NW, Marsh Harrier 6, Sparrowhawk 1, Buzzard 3, Kestrel 2, Hobby 3, Coot 1 Goole Moor E pools, Lapwing 10 (5 pairs W Pools: one with 4 tiny young, one with 2 small young, one with 3 well-grown young until 1 taken by Fox), Little Ringed Plover 2, Ringed Plover 1, Woodcock 1 roding N edge Goole Moor, Snipe 1 drumming Goole Moor, Cuckoo 2, Tawny Owl 2, Nightjar 6 churring N edge Goole Moor, Swift 150, Tree Pipit 1 singing and seen well N edge half way across. Also Fox 1 took a Lapwing chick (1 of 3 well-grown young) Goole Moor, Red Deer 21 Goole Fields am, Roe Deer 5.

Bryan Wainwright, Richard Sprakes 27/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 20, Shelduck 4, Teal 12, Shoveler 8, Tufted Duck 8, Grey Heron 1, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 2, Kestrel 1, Hobby 1, Ringed Plover 1, Snipe 1, Black-headed Gull 6, Cuckoo 3, Swift 30, Great Spotted Woodpecker 2, Jay 2, Swallow 3, House Martin 3, Stonechat 2 a pair road.

Gary Featherstone, Bill Priestley 26/05/2015 Gadwall 4, Shoveler 18, Tufted Duck 6, Red-legged Partridge 1, Little Grebe 2, Marsh Harrier 5 (3 male, 2 female), Buzzard 3, Hobby 8, Moorhen 2, Lapwing 12, Redshank 2, Turtle Dove 1, Cuckoo 4, Swift 100, Swallow 10, House Martin 2, Chiffchaff 3, Willow Warbler 19, Blackcap 19, Garden Warbler 18, Whitethroat 11, Sedge Warbler 4, Reed Warbler 7, Song Thrush 1, Yellow Wagtail 2, Meadow Pipit 4, Yellowhammer 2, Reed Bunting 6.

Bryan Wainwright 25/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 24, Canada Goose 1 adult with 3 unfledged young 1000 Acre floods, Teal 5, Shoveler 8, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 4, Sparrowhawk 1 male, Buzzard 4, Kestrel 2, Water Rail 1, Moorhen 3, Coot 1 E pools Goole Moor, Lapwing 8, Little Ringed Plover 2 W pools Goole Moor. Dunlin 2 W pools Goole Moor, Redshank 2, Snipe 3 (1 Goole Moor 2 over Crowle North Marsh), Black-headed Gull 20 very few nests, Lesser Black-backed Gull 11 all W, Herring Gull 15 all W, Cuckoo 4, Swift 170, Skylark 5, Swallow 4, House Martin 60, Blackcap 4, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Reed Warbler 4, Stonechat 3 family Shoulder o' Mutton Tram, Wheatear 1 W pools Goole Moor, Dunnock 2, Yellow Wagtail 2, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 3, Tree Pipit 1 singing and seen well N edge half way across, Goldfinch 5, Linnet 4, Yellowhammer 5. Also Red Deer 2 Will Pits, Roe Deer 4, Rabbit 5 W pools Goole Moor, Brown Hare 7 Goole Fields, Fox 1 W end Shoulder o' Mutton Tram, Stoat 1 road at Green Belt.

Alan Bamford & brothers and friend 24/05/2015 Marsh Harrier 5, Hobby 2, Water Rail 1 ran across track Green Belt, Cuckoo 2, Garden Warbler 1, Whitethroat 4, Reed Warbler 3, Linnet 4, Yellowhammer 1.

Bryan Wainwright 24/05/2015 Tufted Duck 7, Red-legged Partridge 1, Marsh Harrier 4, Kestrel 3, Hobby 2, Lapwing 5, Black-tailed Godwit 14 SW over W side am, Redshank 4, Lesser Black-backed Gull 2, Herring Gull 1, Stock Dove 3, Cuckoo 6, Swift 150, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Skylark 2, Swallow 5, House Martin 3, Stonechat 3 (pair with 1 fledged young floods opposite Mill Drain Marsh), Linnet 4, Bullfinch 2, Yellowhammer 3. Also Red Deer 2, Roe Deer 2, Rabbit 3.

Martin Warne 23/05/2015 Gadwall 1, Teal 2, Shoveler 1, Tufted Duck 2, Marsh Harrier 3, Sparrowhawk 1, Buzzard 1, Kestrel 1, Hobby 8, Lapwing 3, Redshank 2, Cuckoo 2, Chiffchaff 2, Willow Warbler 4, Blackcap 1, Whitethroat 6, Sedge Warbler 2, Reed Warbler 1, Stonechat 2, Meadow Pipit 4, Linnet 5, Yellowhammer 1, Reed Bunting 1.

Bryan Wainwright 23/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 22, Shelduck 2, Gadwall 13, Teal 7, Mallard 18, Shoveler 19, Red-legged Partridge 1, Grey Heron 1, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 4, Sparrowhawk 1 female Goole Moor E end, Buzzard 3 inc. one eating a Water Vole Shoulder o' Mutton Tram, 

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former Water Vole and Buzzard's prey (Bryan Wainwright 2015) 

 


Kestrel 3, Hobby 2, Water Rail 2, Moorhen 4, Lapwing 4, Redshank 5, Snipe 1 drumming mid Goole Moor, Black-headed Gull 6, Stock Dove 2, Woodpigeon 20, Cuckoo 5, Swift 20, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Magpie 2, Carrion Crow 8, Great Tit 2, Skylark 1, Swallow 5, House Martin 1, Long-tailed Tit 2, Chiffchaff 3, Willow Warbler 14, Blackcap 5, Garden Warbler 4, Whitethroat 4, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Sedge Warbler 6, Reed Warbler 12, Wren 2, Blackbird 2, Robin 2, Stonechat 11 (pair with 3 fledged young mid Goole Moor, pr with 2 fledged young W end Shoulder o' Mutton Tram and another pair), Dunnock 1, Yellow Wagtail 2, Meadow Pipit 11, Chaffinch 4, Goldfinch 5, Linnet 6, Bullfinch 1, Yellowhammer 5, Reed Bunting 12. Also Red Deer 5 E end Goole Moor Tram, Roe Deer 3.

Bev Baxter ringing Creyke's gate 23/05/2015 Long-tailed Tit 4, Willow Warbler 4, Blackcap 1, Garden Warbler 1.

Peter Hinks, Brian Smith, Michael Smith 23/05/2015 Little Grebe 1 flushed colliery area in day, perched under bush, Marsh Harrier 3, Hobby 10, Cuckoo 6, Nightjar 2 flushed S of Green Belt Scrape, Stonechat 2.

Rob Watson 22/05/2015 Gadwall 16 Will Pits Scrape, Marsh Harrier 2 (1 male), Hobby 2, Turtle Dove 1 purring WPS area, Cuckoo 2, Yellowhammer 2. Also Red Deer 2 adult and young. 

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Red? Deer young (Rob Watson 2015) 



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Hairy Dragonfly (Rob Watson 2015) 

 

Helen Kirk 22/05/2015 Barn Owl 1 SW edge.

Martin Warne 22/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 11, Shoveler 4, Tufted Duck 2, Marsh Harrier 3, Buzzard 1, Kestrel 1, Hobby 2, Lapwing 3, Redshank 5, Black-headed Gull 24, Cuckoo 2, Swift 5, Chiffchaff 3, Willow Warbler 4, Blackcap 1, Whitethroat 3, Grasshopper Warbler 1 Crowle Moor, Sedge Warbler 2, Stonechat 2 male and female Fisons Road, Meadow Pipit 4, Linnet 4, Reed Bunting 3, Also Roe Deer 1. 

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Hairy Dragonfly (Martin Warne 2015) 

 

Bryan Wainwright 22/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 32, Shelduck 1, Gadwall 8, Teal 4, Mallard 28, Shoveler 14, Tufted Duck 6, Pheasant 20, Grey Heron 1, Marsh Harrier 4, Sparrowhawk 1 male floods, Buzzard 1, Kestrel 1, Hobby 1, Lapwing 17, Redshank 3, Black-headed Gull 26, Stock Dove 1, Woodpigeon 60, Collared Dove 2, Cuckoo 5, Swift 18, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Magpie 4, Carrion Crow 8, Blue Tit 3, Great Tit 8, Skylark 4, Swallow 3, House Martin 2, Long-tailed Tit 2, Chiffchaff 8, Willow Warbler 44, Blackcap 24, Garden Warbler 7, Whitethroat 32, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Sedge Warbler 13, Reed Warbler 11, Wren 20, Blackbird 11, Song Thrush 3, Robin 10, Stonechat 1 male, Dunnock 2, House Sparrow 16 Creyke's crossing, Tree Sparrow 1 Creyke's crossing, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1, Tree Pipit 1 singing and seen well N edge half way across, Meadow Pipit 12, Chaffinch 8, Goldfinch 3, Linnet 3, Yellowhammer 5, Reed Bunting 9. Also 12 Roe Deer 2, Roe Deer 2, Brown Hare 8, Rabbit 4, Grey Squirrel 1 E side Goole Moor, Water Vole 1 midway Blackwater Dike.

Ian McDonald, Mick Oliver 21/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 6, Mallard 6, Shoveler 2 a pair, Pheasant 6, Marsh Harrier 3, Buzzard 2, Hobby 5, Moorhen 2, Lapwing 2, Black-headed Gull 8, Woodpigeon 2, Swift 40, Magpie 1, Carrion Crow 8, Great Tit 1, Chiffchaff 1, Willow Warbler 2, Blackcap 1, Whitethroat 1, Sedge Warbler 3, Wren 2, Wheatear 1, Meadow Pipit 1, Goldfinch 5, Reed Bunting 2.

Tom Lowe 21/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 20, Marsh Harrier 4 males, Buzzard 4, Hobby 11, Lapwing 14, Little Ringed Plover 2, Cuckoo 2, Swift 300, Wheatear 1 Goole Fields, Yellow Wagtail 16 Goole Fields, Tree Pipit 1 singing and seen well N edge half way across. 

 

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Tree Pipit (Tom Lowe 2015) 

 

 

Martin Warne, Dave Hursthouse 21/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 6, Shoveler 2 male and female with 10 young, Marsh Harrier 3, Buzzard 2, Kestrel 2, Hobby 18 counted in air at same time, Lapwing 4, Redshank 2, Black-headed Gull 10, Cuckoo 3, Swift 30, Willow Tit 1, Chiffchaff 3, Willow Warbler 5, Blackcap 2, Whitethroat 1, Sedge Warbler 2, Stonechat 2 male and female Fisons Road, Meadow Pipit 2, Linnet 2, Reed Bunting 2, Also Roe Deer 2.

Bryan Wainwright 20/05/2015 Shelduck 2, Tufted Duck 4, Red-legged Partridge 1, Marsh Harrier 2, Buzzard 1, Kestrel 2, Hobby 5, Lapwing 5, Little Ringed Plover 1, Cuckoo 1, Jay 1, Swallow 8, House Martin 1,Whinchat 1 male W end Goole Moor Tram, Wheatear 1.

Tom Lowe 20/05/2015 Cuckoo 1, Tawny Owl 1, Nightjar 1 churring after dusk E end Goole Moor.

Janet Jackson 19/05/2015 Long-eared Owl 1 flushed colliery area in day, perched under bush.

Gary Featherstone, Bill Priestley 19/05/2015 Gadwall 2, Teal 6, Shoveler 10, Tufted Duck 2, Marsh Harrier 5 (3 male), Buzzard 3, Hobby 2, Lapwing 8, Redshank 4, Cuckoo 1, Swift 200, Chiffchaff 2, Willow Warbler 3, Blackcap 7, Garden Warbler 4, Whitethroat 2, Sedge Warbler 2, Reed Warbler 2, Yellowhammer 1.

Bryan Wainwright 19/05/2015 Shelduck 2, Tufted Duck 3, Red-legged Partridge 1, Marsh Harrier 4, Sparrowhawk 1 female, Buzzard 1, Peregrine 1 female locked talons with female M Harrier Goole Moor, Moorhen 1, Coot 3, Lapwing 8, Cuckoo 1, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Blue Tit 1, Skylark 2, Sand Martin 1, Swallow 30, House Martin 100, Wheatear 1, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 3, Bullfinch 1. Also Red Deer 2 Will Pits, Roe Deer 1, Brown Hare 7 Goole Fields (Pea field).

Martin Warne 18/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 12, Teal 2, Mallard 13, Shoveler 4, Red-legged Partridge 1 on track Creykes Cottages, Pheasant 6, Marsh Harrier 3, Buzzard 2, Kestrel 1, Hobby 1, Lapwing 4, Redshank 1, Black-headed Gull 13, Cuckoo 1, Swift 300+, Sand Martin 1, Swallow 300+, House Martin 50+, Chiffchaff 3, Willow Warbler 5, Blackcap 1, Whitethroat 5, Sedge Warbler 1, Yellow Wagtail 3, Meadow Pipit 1, Linnet 2, Bullfinch 1, Yellowhammer 1, Reed Bunting 2, Also Red Deer 12 crossing West Pools.

Bryan Wainwright 17/05/2015 Shelduck 1, Tufted Duck 5, Marsh Harrier 1, Hobby 1, Lapwing 2, Wheatear 1. Also Roe Deer 1.

Bryan Wainwright, Richard Sprakes 16/05/2015 Shelduck 2, Tufted Duck 9, Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 5, Hobby 4, Kestrel 1, Coot 2, Little Ringed Plover 1 Goole Moor W pools, Redshank 2, Black-headed Gull 10, Lesser Black-backed Gull 1, Cuckoo 2, Barn Owl 1, Swift 200, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Jay 1, Swallow 40, House Martin 8, Chiffchaff 3, Willow Warbler 10, Blackcap 4, Garden Warbler 4, Whitethroat 6, Sedge Warbler 4, Reed Warbler 1, Wheatear 1, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1, Meadow Pipit 4, Bullfinch 1. Also Red Deer 4 Fison's Road N, Roe Deer 1. Brown Hare 2 Goole Fields, Rabbit 6 Will Pits.

Steve Hiner (Natural England) 15/05/2015 Teal 2 Green Belt, Mallard 2 Paraffin, Shoveler 1 male Paraffin, Tufted Duck 2 Green Belt, Kestrel 1 Blue Bridge, Hobby 4 Goole Moor, Black Headed Gull 17 Floods, Swift 200 Paraffin, Turtle dove 1 Green Belt, Jay 1 Green Belt, Swallow 72 Paraffin, House Martin 12 Paraffin, Willow Warbler 1 Green Belt, Whitethroat 1 Green Belt, Grasshopper Warbler 1 Green Belt, Sedge Warbler 1 Green Belt, Meadow Pipit 2 Floods, Chaffinch 1 Green Belt, Reed Bunting 1 Blue Bridge. Also Adder 1 female Green Belt.

Steve Hiner (Natural England) 14/05/2015 Marsh Harrier 1 male Blue Bridge, Swift 27 Paraffin, Swallow 39 Paraffin, House Martin 4 Paraffin.

Helen Kirk 15/05/2015 Shelduck 2 Crowle North Marsh, Gadwall 4, Teal 6, Mallard 2, Shoveler 18 (3 females), Pheasant 2, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 3 (2 males & 1 cream crown), Buzzard 2, Kestrel 2, Hobby 4, Moorhen 2, Coot 2, Lapwing 10, Redshank 2 (a pr), Black-headed Gull 2 on nests, Cuckoo 2 (male and female calls), Swift 30, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Magpie 2, Jay 1, Carrion Crow 10, Skylark 1 Swinefleet & Reedness Waste, Swallow 12, Long-tailed Tit 2, Chiffchaff 2, Willow Warbler 2, Blackcap 2, Garden Warbler 2, Whitethroat 2, Sedge Warbler 2, Reed Warbler 2, Wren 3, Blackbird 3, Robin 4, Yellow Wagtail 3 before Creyke's gate, Meadow Pipit 2, Chaffinch 2, Reed Bunting 2. Also Red Deer 7 females. Large Red Damselfly: abundant, 100s, Four Spot Chaser: abundant x100s, Peacock, Orange-tip, Large White, Lesser Treble-bar.

Rob Watson 15/05/2015 Marsh Harrier 2 male and female, Hobby 10 eating on wing, Water Rail 2 calling within 15m of each other with 'chips squeals a deep croaks' both seen, Redshank 4, Turtle Dove 1 Purring' most of time for 20 mins but remained hidden in Green Belt rhodos, Cuckoo 2, Stonechat 8 (2 pairs central and 2 pairs floods (photo female Stonechat with Whitethroat). 

 

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Hobby (Rob Watson 2015) 

 

 



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Hobby (Rob Watson 2015) 

 



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Tree Pipit (Rob Watson 2015) 

 



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Whitethroat and Stonechat (Rob Watson 2015) 

 

 

Bryan Wainwright, Tom & Janet Jackson 14/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 30, Canada Goose 1, Shelduck 2, Gadwall 8, Teal 12, Mallard 20, Tufted Duck 7, Pheasant 6, Marsh Harrier 3, Buzzard 3, Kestrel 2, Lapwing 4, Little Ringed Plover 1 Goole Moor W pools, Redshank 4, Black-headed Gull 10, Lesser Black-backed Gull 5, Cuckoo 2, Swift 360, Sand Martin 1, Swallow 180, House Martin 80, Chiffchaff 2, Willow Warbler 3, Blackcap 3, Garden Warbler 2, Whitethroat 2, Sedge Warbler 3, Reed Warbler 2, Wren 2, Blackbird 10, Stonechat 1 female carrying caterpillar, Yellow Wagtail 2, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1, Meadow Pipit 6, Chaffinch 2, Linnet 4. Also Roe Deer 1. sh wheat.jpg













 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wheatear (Steve Hiner 2015) 

 

Ian McDonald, Mick Oliver 13/05/2015 Teal 2, Mallard 6, Shoveler 1, Pheasant 6 and 2 males fighting, Little Grebe 1, Kestrel 2, Hobby 2, Moorhen 3, Lapwing 4, Redshank 1, Black-headed Gull 12, Cuckoo 3, Magpie 1, Jay 1, Carrion Crow 4, Great Tit 1, Chiffchaff 1, Willow Warbler 2, Blackcap 1, Garden Warbler 1, Whitethroat 1, Sedge Warbler 15, Wren 3, Blackbird 3, Robin 1, Wheatear 1, Meadow Pipit 1, Chaffinch 1, Linnet 2, Reed Bunting 1.

Martin Warne 13/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 19, Teal 3, Mallard 13, Shoveler 4, Pheasant 4, Grey Heron 1, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 3, Kestrel 2, Hobby 13, Lapwing 5, Redshank 2, Black-headed Gull 30, Cuckoo 2, Swift 6, Swallow 2, Chiffchaff 12, Willow Warbler 8, Blackcap 1, Garden Warbler 1, Lesser Whitethroat 2 Calling Jones Cable, Whitethroat 10, Sedge Warbler 5, Reed Warbler 1 Bank Top, Wheatear 4, Blackwater Dyke (observed with Steve Hiner), Meadow Pipit 3, Linnet 2, Bullfinch 1, Yellowhammer 1, Reed Bunting 8.

Bryan Wainwright 13/05/2015 Shelduck 2, Tufted Duck 4, Grey Heron 1, Little Grebe 3, Marsh Harrier 3, Buzzard 3, Kestrel 3, Hobby 7, Black-headed Gull 20, Lesser Black-backed Gull 2, Cuckoo 7, Barn Owl 2 one over rape fields Bank Top, Tawny Owl 1 calling Green Belt am, Nightjar 1 churring 04.15 Green Belt, Swift 16, Jay 1, Woodlark 1 singing Crowle Moor, Swallow 10, Sedge Warbler 10, Reed Warbler 8, Wheatear 2 Fison's Road North, Yellow Wagtail 2, Linnet 4, Yellowhammer 4. Also Rabbit 8 Will Pits, Red Deer 33 (2 N of Crowle Moor, 18 Goole Fields & 13 S end Crowle Moor, Roe Deer 7.

Steve Hiner 13/05/2015 Greylag Goose 32 Paraffin, Shoveler 4 Floods, Grey Heron 1 over Will Pits, Marsh Harrier 3 1 male 2 females Floods, Sparrowhawk 1 male Will Pits, Buzzard 1 Goole Moor, Kestrel 1 Floods, Hobby 4 2 Paraffin 2 Blue Bridge, Lapwing 4 Floods, Redshank 2 Floods, Cuckoo 2 1 Blue Bridge 1 NNR shed, Barn Owl 1, Swift 200 Paraffin, Swallow 150 Paraffin, House Martin 38 Paraffin, Willow Warbler 3 2 Will Pits 1 NNR shed, Wheatear 4 3 males 1 female Black Water Dyke, Chaffinch 1 NNR shed, Reed Bunting 2 Goole Moor. Also Red Deer 11 Crowle north marsh Grass Snake 1 Will Pits.

Steve Hiner 12/05/2015 Teal 2 Black Water Dyke, Mallard 3 New Moor, Shoveler 4 New Moor, Marsh Harrier 2 males New Moor, Swift 52 Paraffin, Magpie 2, Swallow 32 Paraffin, House Martin 12 Paraffin, Willow Warbler 3 Will Pits, Garden Warbler 1 Will Pits, Stonechat 1 male Blue Bridge, Wheatear 5 4 males S+C Floods, 1 female Scotts shed. Also Roe Deer 2 male and female Goole Moor.

Tom Lowe 12/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 36, Tufted Duck 1 male on Goole Reservoir, Grey Partridge 4 in pairs just north of Axholme railway, Marsh Harrier 5 males, Buzzard 4, Hobby 17 visible in one scan of Goole Moor, Peregrine 1 juvenile male, Little Ringed Plover 3 Goole Moor W pools, Ringed Plover 7 Goole Moor W pools, Dunlin 17 Goole Moor W pools, Redshank 5 Goole Moor W pools, Lesser Black-backed Gull 18, Herring Gull 8, Great Black-backed Gull 2, Cuckoo 3, Barn Owl 1 E end Goole Moor at dawn, Swift 200 at least flew SW, Swallow 150 at least, House Martin 20, Wheatear 3.

Dirk Rigby Creyke's Crossing 12/05/2015 Yellow Wagtail 2. 


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Yellow Wagtails (Dirk Rigby 2015) 

 

Bryan Wainwright, Richard Barnard (RSPB), Carl Cornish (RSPB) 12/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 20, Shoveler 10, Red-legged Partridge 1, Marsh Harrier 2, Kestrel 2, Hobby 5, Lapwing 6, Swift 40, Swallow 4, Wheatear 1. Red Deer 5 at least Goole Moor N edge, Roe Deer 4 Goole Moor N edge, Brown Hare 1 Goole Fields.

Martin Warne 12/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 6, Shelduck 2, Teal 3, Mallard 9, Shoveler 3, Tufted Duck 2, Pheasant 3, Little Grebe 2, Marsh Harrier 3, Kestrel 1, Hobby 1, Peregrine 1, carrying off kill Wood side, Lapwing 2, Redshank 1, Black-headed Gull 13, Cuckoo 1, Swift 113, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Jay 1, Sand Martin 2, Swallow 121, House Martin 40, Long-tailed Tit 2, Chiffchaff 1, Willow Warbler 3, Blackcap 1, Garden Warbler 1, Whitethroat 5, Sedge Warbler 5, Yellow Wagtail 2, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2, Meadow Pipit 5, Linnet 2, Reed Bunting 2.

Martin Warne, Jason King 11/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 12, Shelduck 2, Teal 6, Mallard 10, Shoveler 6, Tufted Duck 4, Pheasant 5, Heron 2, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 5, Sparrowhawk 1 Female chasing and killing prey Will Pits Wood, Buzzard 3, Kestrel 3, Hobby 10, Peregrine 1 carrying off kill West side Pools, Water Rail 2, Lapwing 6, Redshank 2, Black-headed Gull 22, Cuckoo 2, Swift 105, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Willow Tit 1, Swallow 30, House Martin 5, Long-tailed Tit 2, Chiffchaff 6, Willow Warbler 8, Blackcap 3, Garden Warbler 1, Whitethroat 5, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Sedge Warbler 4, Wheatear 2, Yellow Wagtail 7, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2, Meadow Pipit 4, Linnet 6, Bullfinch 1, Reed Bunting 2, Also Fox 1, Roe Deer 1, Brown Hare 3, Hairy Dragonfly 1 Bank Top.

Tom Lowe 11/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 32, Marsh Harrier 5, Sparrowhawk 1, Hobby 5, Peregrine 1 juvenile male eating kill on Goole Fields, Lapwing 20 (in prs Goole Fields), Whimbrel 1 S, Wheatear 5.

Julian Small 11/05/2015 Buzzard 1, Wheatear 2.

Dirk Rigby Creyke's Crossing 10/05/2015 Jay 1, Blackcap 1, Wren 2 probably nesting. 


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Jay (Dirk Rigby 2015) 

 

Bryan Wainwright, Richard Sprakes, Jim Snowdon 10/05/2015 Shelduck 2, Gadwall 6, Pintail 1 male W side, Shoveler 10, Tufted Duck 14, Grey Heron 1, Marsh Harrier 3, Buzzard 2, Kestrel 5, Hobby 14, Lapwing 2, Black-headed Gull 8, Lesser Black-backed Gull 9, Collared Dove 3 Creyke's crossing, Turtle Dove 1 heard Will Pits Scrape, Cuckoo 3, Barn Owl 1, Swift 260, Woodlark 2 singing Crowle Moor, Skylark 4, Sand Martin 8, Swallow 20, House Martin 12, Blackbird 4, Song Thrush 5, Whinchat 1 male Middle Moor Tram at road, Wheatear 2 males Fison's Road S bend and Bank Top, Tree Sparrow 1 Swinefleet gate, Yellow Wagtail 2, Tree Pipit 1 flight call Crowle Moor, Meadow Pipit 8, Linnet 4. Also Red Deer 9 Will Pits, Roe Deer 2. Small Copper 1 W end Goole Moor Tram.

Bryan Wainwright 09/05/2015 Shelduck 1 Pochard 1 male Will Pits Scrape Tufted Duck 1 Marsh Harrier 4 Buzzard 1 Kestrel 1 Merlin 1 female briefly chased Swallow W side Hobby 1 Lapwing 2 Black-headed Gull 10 Lesser Black-backed Gull 8 Collared Dove 1 Creyke's crossing Cuckoo 1 Swift 90 Sand Martin 12 Swallow 30 House Martin 14 Stonechat 1 male road Wheatear 1 female Fison's Road North Yellow Wagtail 2 Linnet 6

Bev Baxter Creyke's Gate 08/05/2015 Long-tailed Tit 2, Willow Warbler 4 (2 retraps), Blackcap 1, Blackbird 1, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 4 pullus.

Rob Watson 08/05/2015 Woodlark 1 Crowle Moor (singing high over area west of goat fields and landing on bare peat), Tree Pipit 1 Crowle Moor.

Ian McDonald, Mick Oliver 06/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 24, Teal 2, Mallard 8, Shoveler 3, Red-legged Partridge 1, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 2 females, Kestrel 1, Moorhen 2, Lapwing 6, Black-headed Gull 21, Cuckoo 1, Swift 20, Sand Martin 1, Swallow 20, House Martin 10, Chiffchaff 1, Willow Warbler 11, Blackcap 1, Garden Warbler 3, Whitethroat 2, Sedge Warbler 1, Wren 1, Robin 1, Meadow Pipit 2, Reed Bunting 1.

John Durrant 06/05/2015 Turtle Dove 2 Longthorpe's near railway.

Bryan Wainwright 06/05/2015 Canada Goose 1, Shelduck 2, Tufted Duck 2, Cormorant 1 SE, Grey Heron 1, Marsh Harrier 4, Sparrowhawk 1 female with prey to Will Pits, Buzzard 2, Kestrel 1, Water Rail 1, Lapwing 5, Redshank 2, Black-headed Gull 10, Lesser Black-backed Gull 4, Herring Gull 1, Cuckoo 1, Swift 90, Sand Martin 6, Swallow 50, House Martin 38, Grasshopper Warbler 4, Stonechat 1 male road, Wheatear 1 female W end Goole Moor Tram, Yellow Wagtail 1, Goldfinch 1, Linnet 7, Yellowhammer 4. Also Roe Deer 2, Red Deer 2 Will Pits, Brown Hare 3, Rabbit 3.

Martin Warne 05/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 12, Teal 10, Mallard 10, Shoveler 16, Tufted Duck 3, Goosander 1 male Will Pits Scrape, Pheasant 5, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 5, Buzzard 1, Kestrel 2, Lapwing 2 with 2 young Fisons Road North, Redshank 1, Black-headed Gull 13, Cuckoo 2, Swift 131 around site, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Swallow 200 around site, House Martin 10, Long-tailed Tit 1, Chiffchaff 4, Willow Warbler 4, Blackcap 5, Whitethroat 5, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Sedge Warbler 7, Wheatear 1 Male Fisons Road North, Yellow Wagtail 1, Meadow Pipit 7, Linnet 2, Reed Bunting 6. 

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Lapwing chick (Martin Warne 2015) 



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Wheatear (Martin Warne 2015) 



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Four-spot Chaser (Martin Warne 2015) 



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Four-spot Chaser (Martin Warne 2015) 

 

Robert Broch 04/05/2015 Wood Warbler 1 S side Will Pits seen well.

Ashley Buchan 04/05/2015 Grass Snake 1 Northern Goole Moor.

Bryan Wainwright, Richard Sprakes 04/05/2015 Shelduck 3, Tufted Duck 2, Grey Heron 1, Marsh Harrier 6, Buzzard 3, Kestrel 3, Hobby 6, Ringed Plover 2 Goole Moor W pools, Herring Gull 16 W, Turtle Dove 2 Durham's Garden, Cuckoo 2, Barn Owl 2, Swift 16, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Yellow Wagtail 5, Linnet 10, Yellowhammer 2. Also Roe Deer 4, Rabbit 3. Adder 1 male Fison's Limestone Road opp Mill Drain Marsh.

Martin Warne 03/05/2015 Water Rail 1, Woodcock 2 heard overhead Will Pits Wood during moth trapping visit, Tawny Owl 2, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Sedge Warbler 2, Also Roe Deer 2, Red Deer 4.

Bryan Wainwright 03/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 10, Canada Goose 2, Shelduck 5, Tufted Duck 7, Marsh Harrier 6, Buzzard 3, Kestrel 3, Hobby 3, Moorhen 4, Lapwing 5, Redshank 2, Black-headed Gull 6, Herring Gull 3, Turtle Dove 2 Bank Top Goole Moor, crane gm chick 2015 025.jpg













 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Turtle Doves record shot (Bryan Wainwright 2015) 

 

Cuckoo 1, Swift 14, Skylark 2, Swallow 26, House Martin 12, Grasshopper Warbler 2, Yellow Wagtail 4, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1, Greenfinch 10 Creyke's crossing, Linnet 11, Yellowhammer 2. Also Red Deer 9 Goole Fields, Roe Deer 4, Rabbit 3, Brown Hare 3 Goole Fields, Fox 1 Will Pits.

Bev Baxter Creyke's Gate 02/05/2015 Tawny Owl 2 pullus Top House farm, Willow Warbler 4 (1 new, 3 retraps), Blackcap 2, Garden Warbler 2, Wren 2, Robin 1 (retrap), Chaffinch 1 (retrap).

Martin Warne, Callum King, Jason King 02/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 10, Teal 7, Mallard 5, Shoveler 4, Tufted Duck 1, Goldeneye 1 female Will Pits Scrape, Goosander 1 male Will Pits Scrape, Pheasant 2, Grey Heron 1, Marsh Harrier 6, Sparrowhawk 1, Buzzard 4, Kestrel 3, Hobby 1, Lapwing 5, Little Ringed Plover 1 Goole Moor West Pools, Whimbrel 1 Goole Moor West Pools flying East, Redshank 3, Black-headed Gull 10, Great Black-backed Gull 1, Barn Owl 1, Swift 51, Jay 3, Swallow c300 around site, Sand Martin 4, House Martin 40, Long-tailed Tit 2, Chiffchaff 4, Blackcap 8, Garden Warbler 2, Whitethroat 7, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Sedge Warbler 11, Tree Sparrow 1 Swinefleet Gate, Yellow Wagtail 2, Meadow Pipit 9, Goldfinch 5, Reed Bunting 9, Also Brown Hare 1, Roe Deer 4.

Bryan Wainwright 02/05/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 20, Canada Goose 7, Shelduck 4, Tufted Duck 10, Goldeneye 1 female type Will Pits Scrape, Goosander 1 male, Cormorant 2 W, Grey Heron 2, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 6, Buzzard 4, Water Rail 3 one seen well as it walked over road Will Pits, Moorhen 6, Coot 1, Lapwing 6, Little Ringed Plover 2 Goole Moor W pools, Redshank 5, Black-headed Gull 20, Herring Gull 2, Great Black-backed Gull 3, Cuckoo 2, Barn Owl 1, Swift 18, Skylark 4, Sand Martin 6, Swallow 50, House Martin 40, Grasshopper Warbler 2, Reed Warbler 5, Tree Sparrow 1 Swinefleet gate, Yellow Wagtail 2, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1, Goldfinch 5, Linnet 10, Bullfinch 2, Yellowhammer 8. Also Roe Deer 8, Red Deer 9 E end Goole Moor Tram.

Phil Lee 01/05/2015 Garden Warbler 2 a pair Crowle Moor, Stonechat 1 Crowle Moor.

Bryan Wainwright 01/05/2015 Shelduck 2, Tufted Duck 6, Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 2, Lapwing 4, Redshank 2, Lesser Black-backed Gull 1, Cuckoo 1, Barn Owl 1, Swift 8, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Willow Tit 1 Will Pits Scrape, Skylark 4, Swallow 24, House Martin 4, Grasshopper Warbler 2, Reed Warbler 2, Whinchat 2 males picnic bench (Middle Moor Tram at Fison's limestone road, Stonechat 1 male road, Tree Sparrow 3 Swinefleet gate, Yellow Wagtail 2, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1, Greenfinch 2 Creyke's crossing, Goldfinch 2, Linnet 14, Yellowhammer 4. Also Roe Deer 8, Grey Squirrel 1.